PackUriHelper.CreatePartUri Method (Uri)


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Creates a formatted PackagePart URI.

Namespace:   System.IO.Packaging
Assembly:  WindowsBase (in WindowsBase.dll)

Public Shared Function CreatePartUri (
	partUri As Uri
) As Uri


Type: System.Uri

The URI of the PackagePart within the package.

Return Value

Type: System.Uri

A formatted PackagePart URI.

The URI of a PackagePart is always referenced from the Package root.

The returned PackagePart URI is an absolute path that always starts with "/" and conforms to the syntax defined in the Open Packaging Conventions Specification.

The following table illustrates sample cases for CreatePartUri.


 Returned Part URI 









The following example shows how to use the CreatePartUri method to define relative URIs for PackagePart elements.

' Convert system path and file names to Part URIs. In this example
' Dim partUriDocument as Uri /* /Content/Document.xml */ =
'     PackUriHelper.CreatePartUri(
'         New Uri("Content\Document.xml", UriKind.Relative))
' Dim partUriResource as Uri /* /Resources/Image1.jpg */ =
'     PackUriHelper.CreatePartUri(
'         New Uri("Resources\Image1.jpg", UriKind.Relative))
Dim partUriDocument As Uri = PackUriHelper.CreatePartUri(New Uri(documentPath, UriKind.Relative))
Dim partUriResource As Uri = PackUriHelper.CreatePartUri(New Uri(resourcePath, UriKind.Relative))

.NET Framework
Available since 3.0
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